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  1. Sep. 13, 2021Waterloo invites scholars to apply for 2022 AMTD Fellowship

  2. Sep. 13, 2021Second cohort of AMTD postdoctoral scholars join Waterloo
    AMTD logo with photo of three AMTD scholars

  3. Sep. 13, 2021Observance of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

    On September 14 the following email was shared with graduate students

    To: All students and employees, including employees of the Affiliated and Federated Institutions of Waterloo

    From: Vivek Goel, President and Vice-Chancellor and Jean Becker, Senior Director, Indigenous Initiatives/Interim Associate Vice-President, Human Rights, Equity & Inclusion

    Date: September 14, 2021

    Subject: Observance of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

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  1. Sep. 17, 2021Applying for Graduate Scholarships live chats
    Person with cell phone in front of computer

    We want to support you in applying for a major federal or provincial graduate scholarship in fall 2021. Review the scholarship competition web pages and bring your specific administrative questions to the one-on-one online live chats. Our Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs Awards and Funding team experts will be ready to answer your questions.

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  1. June 21, 2021Professional Skills Foundations staff profile: Ileana Diaz
    Ileana Diaz

    Ileana Diaz has joined the Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs team in the Graduate Professional Skills Program Specialist role to support the Professional Skills Foundations program! Join us in getting to know a bit more about Ileana.

  2. Nov. 23, 2020Engaging in Professional Development During the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Navya and her supervisor stand by Navya's poster presentation.

    Tell us a bit about yourself. What is/was your program and research focus?

  3. Oct. 19, 2020From Field to Film: Making Science Accessible

    We all care about our research. We think our projects are cool, our data is important, and the answers to our questions will save the world. We know the lingo, speak the language, and understand the background. We are immersed in our topic 24/7, 365 days a year, for what feels like forever. So when asked why other people should care about my research, and to explain it in only 60 seconds, I really had to stop and think. Because why WOULDN’T everyone care?!

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